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by deltaenterprizes
Sun Nov 03, 2019 8:40 am
Forum: Sheet Metal Fabrication
Topic: HF Sheet Metal Brake
Replies: 8
Views: 11751

HF Sheet Metal Brake

I bought a HF sheet metal brake and I am making fingers to make a more versatile. I bought some 3”d1/2” flat bar at the scrap yard and would like to know what sizes would be best to make the fingers. The total width is 30”, I have made 1,2,3,4,5,6,12 & 14 inch pieces so far. The fingers will be held...
by deltaenterprizes
Tue Aug 11, 2015 9:36 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Destroying ammunitions
Replies: 32
Views: 23914

Re: Destroying ammunitions

I have a large quantity of 22LR ammo that was under water from Hurricane Katrina that I wanted to salvage the components. I swage 223 bullets from 22LR brass, so the cases are of value to me, and the bullets are a consistent weight so they are useful as cores. I made a shell holder on the lathe and ...
by deltaenterprizes
Sat Aug 03, 2013 10:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: kool home machinist site
Replies: 5
Views: 3751

Re: kool home machinist site

Nice site, thanks for the link. I found a helpful chart with milling speed & feed chart.
by deltaenterprizes
Wed Jun 12, 2013 9:38 pm
Forum: Request For Services
Topic: Lath work services needed
Replies: 2
Views: 10620

Re: Lath work services needed

I can do that! PM sent
by deltaenterprizes
Thu Feb 25, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: gear train lube
Replies: 13
Views: 4787

NAPA sells open gear lube that looks like it has moly in it.
by deltaenterprizes
Wed Feb 17, 2010 10:14 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Shilen Swap Meet
Replies: 0
Views: 2284

Shilen Swap Meet

Hello and good afternoon, It’s getting close to that time of the year again, time for the 5th annual Shilen Swap Meet. We hope that you will not only attend but also post the enclosed flyer in a visible location and help to pass the word to interested people. ANYONE can set up a table or just back t...
by deltaenterprizes
Mon Feb 08, 2010 10:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New member from Houston TX
Replies: 41
Views: 9735

Home Metal Shop of Houston

Being a newbie I would check out the Home Metal Shop of Houston club.
by deltaenterprizes
Sun Dec 20, 2009 6:49 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Shop Class
Replies: 13
Views: 4293

It just goes to show you he couldn't get a job with that Ph D! :D
by deltaenterprizes
Sun Dec 20, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Remington 700
Replies: 20
Views: 16821

Muzzle "belling"

The muzzle gets worn from the cleaning rod rubbing against the barrel. This is eliminated by using a bore guide and cleaning from the chamber end It can be repaired by recrowning the barrel. If you reload and you neck size only you should have no problems with the brass failing. I would not ask a pi...
by deltaenterprizes
Sun Dec 20, 2009 2:10 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: Light firing pin strike - CZ527
Replies: 12
Views: 9365

Similar Problem with Remington 700

I have been having a similar problem with a Remington 700 and a Turkish Mauser and I had thought of trying that fix.
How did you determine the thickness dimension?
by deltaenterprizes
Thu Dec 17, 2009 7:45 pm
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: 5.7x28 FN Bolt Action Rifle
Replies: 5
Views: 5187

It Has Been Done

by deltaenterprizes
Thu Dec 17, 2009 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 5C collet chuck
Replies: 16
Views: 5622


CDCO has one for $139 for the chuck and $39 for the back plate, you still have to fit the backplate but it is a little cheaperm I got mine to .0005'' runout.